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Assistant Support Worker & Social Care Worker

Company:
Nua Healthcare
Location:
Laois, Country: Ireland
Job Type:
Job Description

We are seeking applications from energetic and enthusiastic individuals to join our team for the above position. The successful candidate will be afforded all necessary training and development in line with the role. Candidates must be highly motivated, creative and experienced with a passion for engaging with clients on a daily basis.

Nua Healthcare specialises in providing Residential care, Community outreach and Day services to adults and children with complex support requirements on both the Intellectual Disability and Mental Health spectrums. We pride ourselves in providing true person-centred care for individuals in their own home or in appropriate community-based care facilities.


Job Objectives


  • Support people who use the service
  • Promote and nurture person centered planning using key worker systems and shared goal setting, maintaining confidentiality at all times
  • Identify supports and work in partnership with the individual, their family and other supports as outlined within individual plans

Skills Required


  • Working with Individuals on the ASD spectrum
  • Experience working with Challenging Behaviour
  • Desirable Criteria for Applicants
  • A Fetac Level 5 award in Social Care or Healthcare (Or working towards same)
  • Experience of report writing
  • Flexible and adaptable nature
  • Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Applicants for this position must have a Full Clean Driver’s License
  • Experience in a service for individuals with Autism, Intellectual Disabilities and/or Mental Health

Benefits

  • Company Pension
  • Life Assurance/Death-in-Service
  • Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave
  • Education Assistance
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • Flexible working hours over a 7 day roster involving shift work
  • Continuous Professional development
  • Fantastic development & career opportunities & more .

Please note due to the volume of applications a panel will be formed for future vacancies

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Company: Nua Healthcare
Company size: 1-49
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